Where Does the Garbage Go? (LRAFOS Level 2)

Where Does the Garbage Go? (LRAFOS Level 2)

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Item #: 003351
ISBN: 9780062382009
Grades: PK-AD

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Publisher Description:

Follow that garbage truckto the landfill to see how trash keeps piling upto the incinerator to see how trash can be turned into energyto the recycling center to see how a soda bottle can be turned into a flowerpot. This classic picture book is a fascinating exploration of what happens to our trash.

Now rebranded with a new cover look, this picture book is filled with fun charts and diagrams to explain how we deal with the problem of too much trash. Activities throughout the book empower kids to help the environment, whether it's by separating trash from recycling or using a lunch box instead of a paper bag. Both text and artwork were vetted for accuracy by Robin Woods, formerly of the United States Environmental Protection Agency, Dr. William Rathje, founder of the Garbage Project and professor emeritu

Category Description for Let's Read and Find Out Science:

These are favorites at our house! Mark is extremely science-oriented (and Janine seems to be following in his footsteps). He spends hours pouring over Visual Dictionaries and Wildlife Encyclopedias and watching Wonders of God's Creation and other science videos. He is really quite knowledgeable for his age. While it is no surprise that he liked these science books also, I was surprised that they were not too "simple" for him, with the availability of all those adult-level books. Much can be absorbed from these - they illustrate and explain advanced concepts at levels children can appreciate. The narrative is a blend of story and information and the illustrations (including visual aids such as colorful charts, maps and diagrams) are appealing and uncluttered. Each book introduces a science concept, then provides a step-by-step explanation within a clearly-written narrative. You may be able to find some of these at your library, but we decided that these were "keepers."

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Primary Subject
Science
Grade Start
PK
Grade End
AD
ISBN
9780062382009
Author
Paul Showers
Format
Softcover Book
Brand Name
HarperCollins Childrens
Weight
0.3 (lbs.)
Dimensions
8.0" x 10.0" x 0.12"
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